Dashawn Robertson, aka Lil Loaded, an aspiring rapper, has sadly died at the age of 20. The rapper passed away last night and the Dallas County medical examiner’s office confirmed the death on Monday. However, the authorities didn’t reveal the nature of the rapper’s death. Ashkan Mehryari, the rapper’s attorney later issued a statement confirming the death and revealing that the cause of death was suicide.
Mehryari also mentioned that the rapper’s death was very tragic. The attorney also added that the 20-year-old rapper had a bright and promising future in the music career. Lil Loaded, the Dallas rapper, is behind the 2019’s super hit 6locc 6a6y. Recording Industry Association of America recently certified 6locc 6a6y gold on May 25. The summer hit has garnred more than 29 million views on YouTube.
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Robertson’s death also came after his arrest in November last year. After the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office issued a warrant against the rapper in murder case, he turned himself into the Dallas County Jail in November. The Sheriff’s Office booked him on a murder charge in the shooting of his best friend, 18-year-old Khalil Walker, on October 25. A report claimed that the rapper was with Khalil Walker and Cameron Walker, outside Khalil’s home when the shots were fired.
Tributes poured on the internet and several fans expressed upset on Twitter.
Soon after the news broke out that the rapper passed away, fans took to social media to pay thier tributes. One user wrote that we are losing several young people and talented people in this world recently. Lil Loaded has signed with Epic Records after his popularity in 2019 with single 6locc 6a6y.
The 20-year-old recently collaborated with Chicago rapper King Von, who died in December 2020 in a shooting at Atalanta nightclub. Their single, Avatar, has amassed more than six million views on YouTube. Lil Loaded also released his recent album Criptape in 2020 after his debut mixtape, 6locc 6a6y. His another single from 6locc 6a6y, Gang Unit was even a bigger hit than 6locc 6a6y, which has gathered more than 39 million views on YouTube.
The authorities charged the rapper with one count of manslaughter in March 2021. He was set to appear on the hearing of the murder case on June 1, 2021.